University of Waterloo Herschel-HIFI Group

Documents and Meetings (old and new)

Various documents in the form of PDF, and PowerPoint presentations:

Background information on the HIFI project - a Canadian perspective PDF

A few Canadian consortium members presenting Herschel and HIFI on YouTube! View the video

A Powerpoint presentation on HIFI (for CASCA 2007) PPT

A Powerpoint presentation on HIFI (for CASCA 2008) PPT

HIFI Quick Facts (2011) PDF


Newsletters of the Canadian Consortium: Newsletters

Spring 2016 Issue (PDF format) (Last Issue)

Nasa Herschel Science Center Newsletters: NHSC Newsletters

Hercshel Science Centre Newsletters: HSC e-News

Science conferences and workshops related to Herschel (ESA HSC link) (Some presentations may be available on-line)

Workshops and Conferences related to Herschel (NASA HSC link) (Some presentations may be available on-line)

Conferences, Workshops, and Meetings Links: attended by members of the Waterloo HIFI Team

Canadian Astronomical Society 2014 Annual Meeting
Québec city, Québec, 8-11 June 2014

Herschel Ground Segment Meeting 2014
Paris, France, 12-14 May 2014

Exploiting the Herschel Archive: A Data Processing Workshop
NHSC, Pasadena, California, 26-30 August 2013

Canadian Astronomical Society 2013 Annual Meeting
Vancouver, British Columbia, 28-30 May 2013

The Origins of Stars and their Planetary Systems
Origins Institute, Hamilton, Ontario, 10-15 June 2012

Canadian Astronomical Society 2012 Annual Meeting
Calgary, Alberta, 4-7 June 2012

The Molecular Universe (IAU Symposium 280)
Toledo, Spain, 30 May - 3 June 2011

Herschel Open Time Cycle-2 Observation Planning Workshop
NHSC, Pasadena, California, 22 July 2011

Canadian Astronomical Society 2011 Annual Meeting
London, Ontario, 30 May to 2 June 2011

Herschel Open Time Cycle-1: Data Processing Workshop Madrid, Spain, 14-18 March 2011

An Introduction to Herschel Data Processing for New Users Pasadena, 2-9 Feb 2011

Canadian Astronomical Society 2010 Annual Meeting 25-28 May 2010, Saint Mary's University, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Canadian Astronomical Society 2009 Annual Meeting 26-29 May 2009, University of Toronto

ESA hosted a workshop on Open Time Key Programs on 20-21 February, 2007 at ESTEC, Noordwijk, The Netherlands. Details here...

A major HIFI Science Team meeting was held on 20-21 Sept., 2003 in Zermatt. The focus of the meeting was the "Core Science" program.

Chemistry as a Diagnostic of Star Formation: a major scientific workshop in support of the Canadian collaboration for HIFI (and also very relevant to the ODIN and ALMA collaborations) August 21-23, 2002 at the University of Waterloo.

Herschel FIRST - A Vision of the Cool Universe. A meeting of US astronomers interested in FIRST. San Diego 11-13 February 2001.

The Promise of FIRST: a meeting in Toledo, Spain 12-15 December 2000.

Reference to the to background image of Orion